This one of the most common but most taboo bipolar symptoms.This is a page I have wanted to write for a long time because it is SUCH an important topic, and because it is the issue I get the most questions and requests about. If you think you may have a medical emergency, immediately call your doctor or dial 911. Never ignore professional medical advice in seeking treatment because of something you have read on the Web MD Site.Fortunately, my wife is really good about taking her meds and seeking therapy.Even so, she has the occasional bout with mania so, for example, we now have an 11 month old girl by another man. Swings from the depths of depression to the heights of mania are the hallmarks of this illness.Please join us here to meet others who have been diagnosed with this illness, ask questions, answer some, or just make new friends with true understanding of how you feel.
As its name suggests, support chat is a room for discussion of bipolar disorder and sharing the empathy and support that only one bipolar can feel for another.
There are many reasons for infidelity within a marriage or other committed and supposedly monogamous relationship. There is no way an outsider can shed light on other issues within your relationship.
Canadian Network for Mood and Anxiety Treatments (CANMAT) guidelines for the management of patients with bipolar disorder: consensus and controversies, Bipolar Disorders, April 2005.
I could get all upset about that, demand a divorce, etc.
Bipolar infidelity is a common – and tragic – consequence of mania and hypersexuality.